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Angel food cake, a cholesterol-free cake, solves the problem of how to

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Angel food cake, a cholesterol-free cake, solves the problem of how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family.


(A) how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(B) having a health-conscious family for which to bake a cake

(C) how can one bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(D) how one could feed a health-conscious family a cake

(E) having a health-conscious cake to bake for a family

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New post 07 Sep 2018, 05:33
+1 for A.

(A) how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family --> Correct, rectifies diction error and conveys intended meaning

(B) having a health-conscious family for which to bake a cake --> wordy and awkward

(C) how can one bake a cake for a health-conscious family --> wordy and awkward

(D) how one could feed a health-conscious family a cake --> Distorts meaning

(E) having a health-conscious cake to bake for a family --> Distorts meaning

Hence, A.
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Angel food cake, a cholesterol-free cake, solves the problem of how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family.


(A) how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(B) having a health-conscious family for which to bake a cake

(C) how can one bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(D) how one could feed a health-conscious family a cake

(E) having a health-conscious cake to bake for a family


Nothing wrong with the Original sentence, errors in other options pointed out by sudarshan22
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Angel food cake, a cholesterol-free cake, solves the problem of how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family.


(A) how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family - Conveys intended meaning correctly.

(B) having a health-conscious family for which to bake a cake - changes the meaning.

(C) how can one bake a cake for a health-conscious family - Redundant

(D) how one could feed a health-conscious family a cake - changes meaning

(E) having a health-conscious cake to bake for a family - changes meaning.

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New post 09 Sep 2018, 23:37
Bunuel wrote:
Angel food cake, a cholesterol-free cake, solves the problem of how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family.


(A) how to bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(B) having a health-conscious family for which to bake a cake

(C) how can one bake a cake for a health-conscious family

(D) how one could feed a health-conscious family a cake

(E) having a health-conscious cake to bake for a family


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Choices B and E change the meaning. Choice C has a wrong order of words. It should read ‘how one can...’. Choice D implies that the problem lies in how to feed the cake to the family rather than in how to bake the cake. A is correct.
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